Senators Ask US Marshals for ‘All Documents’ Related to Supreme Court Justices’ TripsEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

Two senators have asked the U.S. Marshals Service for information on where U.S. Supreme Court justices might have traveled, saying that it would improve transparency. “The justices of our highest court are subject to the lowest standards of transparency of any senior officials across the federal government,” wrote Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) in a letter dated June 4, which was made public on Tuesday, according to reports. They asked the Marshals Service for “all documents” related to trips taken by justices over the past decade. The U.S. Marshals Service can be requested to provide security for justices for domestic travel outside of Washington D.C. Normally, the Supreme Court Police handles their protection. The documents, according to Kennedy and Whitehouse, will “help us assess how disclosures by members of the Court accord with the judicial branch’s disclosure standards, and to improve the consistency of disclosure standards across …Read More

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